Engaging Communities With Social Activities
Life Long Learning, arts and crafts, card games, music, you name it, The Pillars of White Bear Lake professional lifestyle recreation director develops a full monthly calendar with events and activities that keep residents engaged and entertained. We even schedule shopping trips and outings to museums, casinos, plays and musical events. The Pillars of White Bear Lake provides transportation in our own luxury bus. You’ll enjoy being dropped off at the door, with no worries about parking, or driving.
Events & Activities
The Pillars of White Bear Lake Senior Living incorporates the seven components of wellness (emotional, physical, intellectual, spiritual, social, environmental, and occupational) into our activities calendar. Our goal is to engage each and every resident by providing a wide variety of social events.
We plan events our residents love including:
- Music Therapy
- Lunch Outings
- Grocery Shopping Outings
- Creative Writing
- Arts & Crafts
- Meditation and Imagery
- Wellness Presentations
- Happy Hour
- Morning Coffee
- Sunday Cinema, Movie Nights and Movie Matinees
Regularly Scheduled Transportation
Transportation for outings and regularly scheduled shopping trips allow for freedom and convenience. Regularly scheduled transportation is available for:
- Cultural Events and Activities
WellnessVR is an affordable, VR-based platform developed with partners in health care & designed to enhance well-being in seniors. Programming includes an ever-expanding library of 360° content. Seniors can relax on a beach in New Zealand, travel to Stonehenge, or sit in on a ballroom dance class, all without leaving their seats. And the immersive 360° format makes them feel like they are right there!
In-House Senior Services is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of seniors by providing quality audiology, dentistry, optometry, and podiatry services. The one thing that will never waiver is a commitment to bringing the best personalized and compassionate care to residents while treating them like family.
Essential Beauty provides an array of aesthetic treatments and integrative therapies designed to improve residents’ quality of life. All services are delivered by licensed and certified professionals with extensive experience in aesthetics, massage, and wellness.
Currently, the Pillars Memory Care Fund, Founded by Oppidan is able to touch the lives of over 1,200 seniors throughout the Ebenezer system. This fund has been able to provide over 50 different programs since its inception in 2016, and this number is continuing to grow. We are grateful for this opportunity to provide such incredible programming to seniors with Dementia and all different stages of memory loss.
The Pillars of White Bear Lake is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of the White Bear Center for the Arts. This includes memberships for our residents for access to free classes, 20% discount on fee-based classes, and invitations to special events.
Bluestone Physician Services has provided primary residential care to senior patients in Minnesota assisted living and memory home settings since 2006. Physician-led provider teams make regular, on-site visits with the goal of improving health, decreasing the severity of medical issues and reducing emergency and hospital admissions.
The Pillars of White Bear Lake partners with the Struthers Parkinson’s Care Network to provide families with information and supports. Through the years, the Struthers Parkinson’s Care Networks focus on patient care and advanced treatment options have helped them become a national leader in Parkinson’s care. They have been named a Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence, the highest designation in the movement disorders field.